The table below looks at the statistics for Firewall skills in IT jobs advertised for the Preston region. Included is a guide to the salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Firewall over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

3 months to
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Firewall
Lancashire / Preston
Rank 31 18 -
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -
Permanent jobs citing Firewall 2 4 0
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 1.50% 5.41% -
As % of the Communications & Networking category 22.22% 40.00% -
Number of salaries quoted 2 4 0
Median salary £38,000 £32,500 -
Median salary % change year-on-year
+16.92% -
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Communications & Networking category in permanent jobs advertised in the Preston region.

Communications & Networking Category
Preston
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Communications & Networking category
9 10 9
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Preston 6.77% 13.51% 8.74%
Number of salaries quoted 9 10 7
Median salary £37,500 £32,500 £31,750
Median salary % change year-on-year
+15.38% +2.36%
90% offered a salary of more than £27,500 £32,500 £29,950
10% offered a salary of more than £46,900 £32,000 £34,000
UK excluding London median salary £40,000 £42,500 £40,000
% change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%

Firewall
Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

The demand trend of job ads across the Preston region citing Firewall as a proportion of all IT jobs with a match in the Communications & Networking category.

Firewall Jobs Demand Trend in Preston

Firewall
Salary Trend in Preston

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Firewall across the Preston region.

Firewall Salary Trend in Preston

Firewall
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Preston

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT jobs citing Firewall also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all job ads across the Preston region with a requirement for Firewall.

1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) LAN
3 2 (40.00%) WAN
3 2 (40.00%) CCNP
3 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
3 2 (40.00%) MPLS
3 2 (40.00%) OSPF
3 2 (40.00%) BGP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Design
3 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
3 2 (40.00%) Network Security
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
3 2 (40.00%) Network Management
3 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
4 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
4 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
4 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (20.00%) Mitel
4 1 (20.00%) Retail

Firewall
Top Related IT Skills in Preston by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Apache
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) BGP
1 2 (40.00%) LAN
1 2 (40.00%) MPLS
1 2 (40.00%) Network Security
1 2 (40.00%) OSPF
1 2 (40.00%) WAN
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco ASA
2 1 (20.00%) DHCP
2 1 (20.00%) DNS
2 1 (20.00%) SAN
2 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 1 (20.00%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database
1 1 (20.00%) Oracle Database 11g
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (20.00%) Retail
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) IT Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Lead Network Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 1 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) AIX
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (20.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Mentoring
1 2 (40.00%) Network Design
1 2 (40.00%) Network Management
1 2 (40.00%) Risk Assessment
2 1 (20.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (20.00%) Security Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) CCNP
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (40.00%) JNCIP
2 1 (20.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) MCSE
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Cisco
2 3 (60.00%) Juniper
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) Dell
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Mitel
3 1 (20.00%) Oracle
3 1 (20.00%) VMware